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If you want to flip, twist, turn or slide, then look no further than the midway at The Great New York State Fair!

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Welcome to the Great New York State Fair

Summer's Best In Show!

August 27, 2015 — September 7, 2015

Every year, nearly one million people experience this affordable, 12-day celebration of delicious food, eye-opening exhibits, captivating entertainment and outrageous fun.

The Fair showcases thousands of animals, hundreds of commercial attractions, scores of exciting midway rides and dozens of big-name entertainers.

And it’s all just a short trip away from wherever you live in New York State.



Upcoming Grandstand & Chevy Court Concerts


Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 2:00pm
Chevy Court

The first all-female rap group, Salt-N-Pepa, will make its second…


Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 8:00pm
Chevy Court

One of rap music’s greatest artists, Nas, will perform at…

Recent News

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Rap Innovator Nas to Perform at The Great New York State Fair Tomorrow Night

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Snoop Dogg Cancels New York State Fair Appearance Due to Illness

Monday, August 31, 2015

The Great New York State Fair Nominated in USA TODAY’S 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel…

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Andrew M. Cuomo Governor,
State of New York
Richard A. Ball Commissioner,
NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets
Troy Waffner Acting Director,
New York State Fair